to win the next election, we are joined by haley barbour, former governor of mississippi, former chairman of the republican national committee, and certainly the most prominent among the gop wise men. good to have you on the broadcast. let me turn 10c pack. these are obviously strong figures. all of these folks standing tall and talking about what is got to be done. the same time they are being called whacko birds, i believe, by senator john mccain, another bull the republican party. what say you? >> well, look, first of all, i think what marco rubio says made total sense. absolutely, it focuses on the republicans ought to focus on, and that is, we ought to emphasize the things that unite us as republicans. smaller government, lower taxes, less spending, rational regulation, open markets, free trade.